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2012 DETROIT TIGERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Detroit,MI
Team Record:  88-74   .543
Result:   1st in American League - Central Division
Manager(s):  Jim Leyland
General Manager:   Dave Dombrowski
Stadium:  Comerica Park
Attendance:  3,028,033
Payroll:  $132,300,000
Playoffs:  Lost World Series (Giants)

Detroit Tigers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Octavio Dotel (36)
Youngest Player:  Avisail Garcia (21)
Longest Tenure:  Brandon Inge (12)
Top Hitter:  Miguel Cabrera (1)
Top Pitcher:  Justin Verlander (1)
Top Draft Pick:  Jake Thompson (#91)

Roster Continuity:  75.41%
Top Prospect:   Jacob Turner
American League Standings
CentralWLPctGB
Detroit8874.543--
Chi White Sox8577.5253.0
KC Royals7290.44416.0
Cleveland6894.42020.0
Minnesota6696.40722.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
62Al AlburquerquePMLB6-0150RightRight6/10/198626San Pedro de Macoris,Dominican Republic2006UDFA CHC

13Alex AvilaCMLB5-11210LeftRight1/29/198725Pembroke Pines,Florida20085163DET
18Jeff BakerLF-1BMLB6-2210RightRight6/21/198131Badkissagen,Germany20024111COL
31Collin BalesterPMLB6-5190RightRight6/6/198626Huntington Beach,California20044114MTL
64Duane BelowPMLB6-2205LeftLeft11/15/198526Britton,Michigan200619562DET
53Joaquin BenoitPMLB6-3205RightRight7/26/197734Santiago,Dominican Republic1996UDFA TEX
52Quintin BerryOFMLB6-1165LeftLeft11/21/198427San Diego,California20065157PHI
26Brennan BoeschRFMLB6-5185LeftLeft4/12/198527Santa Monica,California2006382DET
24Miguel Cabrera3BMLB6-2218RightRight4/18/198329Maracay,Venezuela1999UDFA FLA
40Phil CokePMLB6-1210LeftLeft7/19/198229Sonora,California200226786NYY
45Casey CrosbyPMLB6-5200RightLeft9/17/198823Maple Park,Illinois20075181DET
12Andy DirksLFMLB6-0195LeftLeft1/24/198626Hutchinson,Kansas20088253DET
20Octavio DotelPMLB6-0175RightRight11/25/197536Santo Domingo,Dominican Republic1993UDFA NYM
38Darin DownsPMLB6-3176RightLeft12/26/198427Southfield,Michigan20035133CHC
34Brad Eldred1BMLB6-5245RightRight7/12/198031Coconut Creek,Florida20026163PIT
28Prince Fielder1BMLB5-11280LeftRight5/9/198428Ontario,California200217MIL
58Doug FisterPMLB6-8185LeftRight2/4/198428Merced,California20067201SEA
34Avisail GarciaCF-RFMLB6-3190RightRight6/12/199121Anaco Edo,Venezuela2009UDFA DET
50Bryan HoladayCMLB5-11190RightRight11/19/198724Dallas,Texas20106193DET
4Omar Infante2BMLB5-9150RightRight12/26/198130Puerto La Cruz,Venezuela1999UDFA DET
15Brandon Inge2B-3BMLB5-11185RightRight5/19/197735Lynchburg,Virginia1998257DET
14Austin JacksonCFMLB6-1185RightRight2/1/198725Denton,Texas20058259NYY
32Don KellyLF-CFMLB6-4190LeftRight2/15/198032Butler,Pennsylvania20018237DET
9Gerald LairdCMLB6-2195RightRight11/13/197932Westminster,California1998245OAK
49Luis MartePMLB5-11170RightRight8/26/198625San Cristobal,Dominican Republic2007UDFA DET
56Jose OrtegaPMLB5-11165RightRight10/12/198823Caja Seca,Venezuela2009UDFA DET
27Jhonny PeraltaSSMLB6-1185RightRight5/28/198230Santiago,Dominican Republic1999UDFA CLE
52Hernan Perez2BMLB6-0160RightRight3/26/199121Villa de Cura,Venezuela2009UDFA DET
48Rick PorcelloPMLB6-5195RightRight12/27/198823Morristown,New Jersey2007127DET
36Luke PutkonenPMLB6-6200RightRight5/10/198626Wheaton,Illinois20073121DET
25Ryan RaburnRFMLB6-0180RightRight4/17/198131Tampa,Florida20015147DET
19Anibal SanchezPMLB6-0180RightRight2/27/198428Maracay,Venezuela2001UDFA BOS
39Ramon Santiago2B-SSMLB5-11150BothRight8/31/197932Las Matas de Farfan,Dominican Republic1998UDFA DET
18Omir SantosCMLB6-1200RightRight4/29/198131Bayamon,Puerto Rico200121635NYY
37Max ScherzerPMLB6-3190RightRight7/27/198427St. Louis,Missouri2006111ARI
55Daniel SchlerethPMLB6-0210LeftLeft5/9/198626Anchorage,Alaska2008126ARI
33Drew SmylyPMLB6-3190LeftLeft6/13/198923Little Rock,Arkansas2010268DET
36Clete ThomasCFMLB5-11205LeftRight11/14/198328Jacksonville,Florida20056180DET
50Jacob TurnerPMLB6-4205RightRight5/21/199121St. Charles,Missouri200919DET
46Jose ValverdePMLB6-4220RightRight7/24/197932San Pedro de Macoris,Dominican Republic1997UDFA ARI
35Justin VerlanderPMLB6-5200RightRight2/20/198329Manakin-Sabot,Virginia200412DET
60Brayan VillarrealPMLB6-0170RightRight5/10/198725La Guaira,Venezuela2007UDFA DET
54Thad WeberPMLB6-2205RightRight9/28/198427Seward,Nebraska200816493DET
57Adam WilkPMLB6-2175LeftLeft12/9/198724Buena Park,California200911330DET
29Danny Worth3B-2BMLB6-1180RightRight9/30/198526Northridge,California2007291DET
21Delmon YoungRFMLB6-2200RightRight9/14/198526Camarillo,California200311TB
38Matt YoungOFMLB5-8175LeftRight10/3/198229Temple,Texas2005UDFA ATL
Team PersonnelPosition 
Rafael BelliardBench Coach 
Tom BrookensFirst Base Coach 
Dave DombrowskiGeneral Manager 
Jeff JonesPitching Coach 
Gene LamontThird Base Coach 
Jim LeylandManager 
Lloyd McClendonHitting Coach 
Scott PickensBullpen Catcher 
Mike RojasBullpen Coach 


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